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Coconut Crab: The Coconut Crab is the only species of the genus Birgus and is related to the terrestrial hermit crabs of the genus Coenobita ~ [Wikipedia]

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Learn about local species--flowers, animals. Coconut crab, Birgus latro, an endangered species.

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Next time you have live crabs at the market, bring home and make this crabs specialty from the coastal city of Mangalore. You will love the earthy flavours from blending whole spices with fresh coconut and a whole lot of crabs. Serve with roti or rice for the perfect seafood meal.

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The Coconut Octopus or veined octopus, found in tropical waters of the western Pacific Ocean

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Coconut Crab, the Mother of Nopes. - Album on Imgur

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This is the coconut crab. It's huuuuge!

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Okinawa Coconut Crab -- ''The pinching force of the largest coconut crab is almost equal to the bite force of adult lions,' said marine biologist Shin-ichiro Oka of Japan's Okinawa Churashima Foundation, who led the research published in the journal PLOS ONE.' [800 x 800] [OS]

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Coconut Crab ~ The largest land-living arthropod in the world with a weight of up to 4.1 kg (9.0 lb), it can grow to up to 1 m (3 ft 3 in) in length from leg to leg and is found on islands across the Indian Ocean and parts of the Pacific Ocean as far east as the Gambier Islands, mirroring the distribution of the Coconut Palm whose fruit it eats (Coconuts). ~ Miks' Pics "Sea Life lll" board @ http://www.pinterest.com/msmgish/sea-life-lll/

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